33 Arkel Lamar
33 Arkel Lamar
Height: 6-5
Weight: 225
Year: So.
Hometown: Bridgeport, Conn.
High School: St. Thomas More
Position: F
gp 33
pts/g 10.3
fg % 39.7
3pt % 42.6
ft % 54.4
reb/g 5.9
a/g 1.1

Accolades: Selected to the 2016-17 America East All-Rookie Team… Named the team’s Most Improved Player in his initial campaign.  

 

Record Book Material: His 2016-16 total of 14 blocked shots ranked fifth amongst UMBC’s all-time freshmen.

 

2016-17: Scored 11 points and added four caroms in his colleigiate debut vs. Hood... Led the Retrievers with eight caroms at The Shore on Nov. 13... Posted season highs in points (15) in win over Kennesaw and tied season best with eight rebounds... NAMED AMERICA EAST ROOKIE OF THE WEEK (Nov. 21)... Scored in double figures for third time and added seven caroms and season-best three rejections and two treys to 10-point effort at Va. Tech on Dec. 30... Averaged 5.3 rebounds per game from Dec. 10-Jan. 5… Tabbed to start his first collegiate game at Vermont on Jan. 13... Played huge role in win over UNH on Jan. 28, hitting season-best four treys and finishing with 14 points in 22 minutes... Scored all 10 points.in second half in Feb. 22 win over Stony Brook and recorded all 11 points after halftime in the regular season finale at UNH on Feb. 25...Sparked UMBC rally in second half in AE Playoff setback at UNH, scoring 9 pts. and knotting a season-high with four steals… Averaged 6.8 points and 4.0 rebounds in four CIT games, including 10 points in games vs. Fairfield and TAMCC.

 

Background: Competed for St. Thomas (Conn.) More for the last two seasons… His Chancellors’ team fell to Brewster Academy in the national championship game… Previously competed at St. Thomas High School in his native Bridgeport… Once recorded 38 points, 16 rebounds, eight assists and six treys in a playoff-clinching game versus Trinity Catholic (2015)… Outstanding athlete who also lettered in football and track & field… Earned high academic honors during his final two years of high school… Considering a major in political science… Lists favorite movie as Space Jam… Enjoys performing community service.    

Recent Games
Feb 27 at Hartford W, 62-53
Mar 3 UMass Lowell W, 89-77
Mar 6 Hartford W, 75-60
Mar 10 at Vermont W, 65-62
Mar 16 vs. Virginia W, 74-54
Mar 18 vs. Kansas St. L, 50-43
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 33 13
Games started 30 11
Minutes 901 327
Minutes per game 27.3 25.2
FG 116-292 33-97
FG Pct 39.7 34.0
3PT 66-155 20-53
3PT Pct 42.6 37.7
FT 43-79 9-20
FT Pct 54.4 45.0
Off rebounds 38 11
Def rebounds 157 48
Total rebounds 195 59
Rebounds per game 5.9 4.5
Personal fouls 80 27
Disqualifications 3 1
Assists 37 13
Turnovers 39 16
Assist to turnover ratio 0.9 0.8
Steals 38 15
Blocks 17 9
Points 341 95
Points per game 10.3 7.3
Points per 40 min 15.1 11.6
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 at SMU L, 78-67 1 38 6-11 54.5 4-8 50.0 7-8 87.5 23
Nov 12 at Arizona L, 103-78 1 30 3-10 30.0 2-4 50.0 3-4 75.0 11
Nov 16 Central Penn W, 93-62 1 30 4-9 44.4 3-6 50.0 3-4 75.0 14
Nov 19 at Colgate L, 93-88 1 34 10-18 55.6 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 24
Nov 23 Chicago State W, 84-73 1 24 6-10 60.0 5-5 100.0 0-2 0.0 17
Nov 24 Nicholls St. W, 89-88 1 32 3-6 50.0 3-5 60.0 4-9 44.4 13
Nov 27 Shenandoah W, 88-59 1 28 4-7 57.1 2-3 66.7 2-4 50.0 12
Dec 1 vs. Army West Point L, 81-70 1 29 5-14 35.7 2-4 50.0 4-7 57.1 16
Dec 2 at Citadel W, 98-72 1 31 4-12 33.3 2-7 28.6 1-2 50.0 11
Dec 6 at Delaware St. W, 81-60 1 32 6-10 60.0 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 15
Dec 9 at Towson L, 78-65 1 23 4-12 33.3 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 10
Dec 12 Coppin State W, 81-74 1 30 6-12 50.0 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 14
Dec 17 Northern Ky. W, 76-75 - 32 0-8 0.0 0-4 0.0 6-7 85.7 6
Dec 29 at Maryland L, 66-45 1 28 2-12 16.7 1-8 12.5 0-0 - 5
Dec 31 Centenary (N.J.) W, 85-41 1 19 4-8 50.0 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 12
Jan 3 New Hampshire W, 71-67 1 35 7-13 53.8 4-4 100.0 2-4 50.0 20
Jan 6 at Vermont L, 71-56 1 34 5-13 38.5 5-9 55.6 0-0 - 15
Jan 10 at Maine W, 72-67 1 25 1-10 10.0 0-6 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 13 at UMass Lowell W, 89-62 1 29 5-9 55.6 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 14
Jan 15 Hartford W, 78-56 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 21 at Albany L, 83-39 1 20 0-5 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 24 Binghamton W, 69-57 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 Maine W, 86-74 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 at Stony Brook W, 67-63 - 17 3-5 60.0 2-3 66.7 3-5 60.0 11
Feb 3 Vermont L, 81-53 1 27 0-4 0.0 0-3 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Feb 8 at Binghamton W, 78-68 1 24 5-9 55.6 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 13
Feb 11 at New Hampshire W, 68-59 1 18 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Feb 18 Albany W, 68-60 1 28 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 21 Stony Brook L, 64-57 1 32 3-9 33.3 2-6 33.3 0-3 0.0 8
Feb 24 UMass Lowell W, 83-75 - 14 3-7 42.9 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
Feb 27 at Hartford W, 62-53 1 24 0-5 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0
Mar 3 UMass Lowell W, 89-77 1 21 3-7 42.9 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 7
Mar 6 Hartford W, 75-60 1 26 4-6 66.7 3-4 75.0 2-4 50.0 13
Mar 10 at Vermont W, 65-62 1 26 2-6 33.3 1-3 33.3 1-3 33.3 6
Mar 16 vs. Virginia W, 74-54 1 31 5-9 55.6 2-4 50.0 0-2 0.0 12
Mar 18 vs. Kansas St. L, 50-43 1 30 2-8 25.0 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 5
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 at SMU L, 78-67 1 38 2 10 12 1 1 1.0 2 0 3 -
Nov 12 at Arizona L, 103-78 1 30 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 0 0 4 -
Nov 16 Central Penn W, 93-62 1 30 3 3 6 0 0 - 2 0 2 -
Nov 19 at Colgate L, 93-88 1 34 2 6 8 2 2 1.0 2 1 4 -
Nov 23 Chicago State W, 84-73 1 24 2 1 3 0 1 0.0 1 2 4 -
Nov 24 Nicholls St. W, 89-88 1 32 0 6 6 1 0 - 2 0 4 -
Nov 27 Shenandoah W, 88-59 1 28 3 9 12 2 2 1.0 3 0 2 -
Dec 1 vs. Army West Point L, 81-70 1 29 2 7 9 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 2 at Citadel W, 98-72 1 31 0 9 9 3 1 3.0 0 1 5 1
Dec 6 at Delaware St. W, 81-60 1 32 2 3 5 0 0 - 2 1 1 -
Dec 9 at Towson L, 78-65 1 23 1 2 3 1 4 0.3 1 0 5 1
Dec 12 Coppin State W, 81-74 1 30 3 10 13 3 2 1.5 1 1 2 -
Dec 17 Northern Ky. W, 76-75 - 32 2 4 6 2 0 - 2 1 2 0
Dec 29 at Maryland L, 66-45 1 28 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 1 4 0
Dec 31 Centenary (N.J.) W, 85-41 1 19 0 5 5 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 0
Jan 3 New Hampshire W, 71-67 1 35 4 6 10 0 0 - 1 0 5 1
Jan 6 at Vermont L, 71-56 1 34 0 6 6 3 1 3.0 2 1 1 -
Jan 10 at Maine W, 72-67 1 25 2 7 9 1 1 1.0 2 2 1 0
Jan 13 at UMass Lowell W, 89-62 1 29 1 5 6 4 1 4.0 0 0 1 0
Jan 15 Hartford W, 78-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 21 at Albany L, 83-39 1 20 0 1 1 0 3 0.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 24 Binghamton W, 69-57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 Maine W, 86-74 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 at Stony Brook W, 67-63 - 17 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 1 3 -
Feb 3 Vermont L, 81-53 1 27 0 1 1 1 3 0.3 1 2 1 -
Feb 8 at Binghamton W, 78-68 1 24 0 5 5 2 0 - 2 2 2 0
Feb 11 at New Hampshire W, 68-59 1 18 0 2 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 18 Albany W, 68-60 1 28 1 3 4 1 2 0.5 1 0 3 0
Feb 21 Stony Brook L, 64-57 1 32 3 3 6 0 1 0.0 3 1 3 0
Feb 24 UMass Lowell W, 83-75 - 14 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 1 0 3 0
Feb 27 at Hartford W, 62-53 1 24 0 6 6 0 0 - 1 0 0 0
Mar 3 UMass Lowell W, 89-77 1 21 0 5 5 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 0
Mar 6 Hartford W, 75-60 1 26 0 8 8 0 1 0.0 2 0 1 -
Mar 10 at Vermont W, 65-62 1 26 1 4 5 0 0 - 1 0 2 0
Mar 16 vs. Virginia W, 74-54 1 31 1 9 10 3 2 1.5 0 0 3 0
Mar 18 vs. Kansas St. L, 50-43 1 30 2 4 6 0 2 0.0 2 0 2 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 32 1 15.6 1.8-4.4 39.4 0.6-2.0 28.6 0.8-1.1 66.7 4.8
2017-18 33 30 27.3 3.5-8.8 39.7 2.0-4.7 42.6 1.3-2.4 54.4 10.3
Total 65 31 21.5 2.6-6.7 39.6 1.3-3.4 38.5 1.0-1.8 58.3 7.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 32 1 499 56-142 39.4 18-63 28.6 24-36 66.7 154
2017-18 33 30 901 116-292 39.7 66-155 42.6 43-79 54.4 341
Total 65 31 1400 172-434 39.6 84-218 38.5 67-115 58.3 495
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 32 1 15.6 4.5-11.4 39.4 1.4-5.1 28.6 1.9-2.9 66.7 12.3
2017-18 33 30 27.3 5.1-13.0 39.7 2.9-6.9 42.6 1.9-3.5 54.4 15.1
Total 65 31 21.5 4.9-12.4 39.6 2.4-6.2 38.5 1.9-3.3 58.3 14.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 32 1 15.6 1.0 2.8 3.7 2.2 0.1 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.4
2017-18 33 30 27.3 1.2 4.8 5.9 2.4 0.1 1.1 1.2 0.9 1.2 0.5
Total 65 31 21.5 1.1 3.8 4.8 2.3 0.1 0.8 1.0 0.9 1.0 0.5
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 32 1 499 31 88 119 70 3 18 25 0.7 25 14
2017-18 33 30 901 38 157 195 80 3 37 39 0.9 38 17
Total 65 31 1400 69 245 314 150 6 55 64 0.9 63 31
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 32 1 15.6 2.5 7.1 9.5 5.6 0.2 1.4 2.0 0.7 2.0 1.1
2017-18 33 30 27.3 1.7 7.0 8.7 3.6 0.1 1.6 1.7 0.9 1.7 0.8
Total 65 31 21.5 2.0 7.0 9.0 4.3 0.2 1.6 1.8 0.9 1.8 0.9
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 33 30 27.3 3.5-8.8 39.7 2.0-4.7 42.6 1.3-2.4 54.4 10.3
Conference 13 11 25.2 2.5-7.5 34.0 1.5-4.1 37.7 0.7-1.5 45.0 7.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 12 27.0 3.4-7.9 43.2 2.1-4.1 51.7 1.5-2.8 53.8 10.5
Away 16 15 27.1 3.5-9.4 37.3 1.9-5.2 36.9 1.1-1.9 58.1 10.1
Neutral 3 3 30.0 4.0-10.3 38.7 1.7-4.3 38.5 1.3-3.0 44.4 11.0
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Wins 22 19 26.2 3.5-8.0 43.2 2.0-4.3 46.8 1.2-2.4 50.0 10.1
Losses 11 11 29.5 3.6-10.5 34.5 2.0-5.5 36.1 1.5-2.5 63.0 10.8
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November 7 7 30.9 5.1-10.1 50.7 3.1-5.3 59.5 2.9-4.7 60.6 16.3
December 8 7 28.0 3.9-11.0 35.2 2.0-5.8 34.8 1.4-2.1 64.7 11.1
January 6 5 26.7 3.5-9.2 38.2 2.5-5.3 46.9 0.8-1.5 55.6 10.3
February 7 6 23.9 1.7-6.0 28.6 0.7-3.0 23.8 0.6-1.6 36.4 4.7
March 5 5 26.8 3.2-7.2 44.4 1.6-3.8 42.1 0.6-1.8 33.3 8.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 33 30 901 116-292 39.7 66-155 42.6 43-79 54.4 341
Conference 13 11 327 33-97 34.0 20-53 37.7 9-20 45.0 95
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 14 12 378 48-111 43.2 30-58 51.7 21-39 53.8 147
Away 16 15 433 56-150 37.3 31-84 36.9 18-31 58.1 161
Neutral 3 3 90 12-31 38.7 5-13 38.5 4-9 44.4 33
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Wins 22 19 576 76-176 43.2 44-94 46.8 26-52 50.0 222
Losses 11 11 325 40-116 34.5 22-61 36.1 17-27 63.0 119
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November 7 7 216 36-71 50.7 22-37 59.5 20-33 60.6 114
December 8 7 224 31-88 35.2 16-46 34.8 11-17 64.7 89
January 6 5 160 21-55 38.2 15-32 46.9 5-9 55.6 62
February 7 6 167 12-42 28.6 5-21 23.8 4-11 36.4 33
March 5 5 134 16-36 44.4 8-19 42.1 3-9 33.3 43
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 33 30 27.3 5.1-13.0 39.7 2.9-6.9 42.6 1.9-3.5 54.4 15.1
Conference 13 11 25.2 4.0-11.9 34.0 2.4-6.5 37.7 1.1-2.4 45.0 11.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 12 27.0 5.1-11.7 43.2 3.2-6.1 51.7 2.2-4.1 53.8 15.6
Away 16 15 27.1 5.2-13.9 37.3 2.9-7.8 36.9 1.7-2.9 58.1 14.9
Neutral 3 3 30.0 5.3-13.8 38.7 2.2-5.8 38.5 1.8-4.0 44.4 14.7
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Wins 22 19 26.2 5.3-12.2 43.2 3.1-6.5 46.8 1.8-3.6 50.0 15.4
Losses 11 11 29.5 4.9-14.3 34.5 2.7-7.5 36.1 2.1-3.3 63.0 14.6
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November 7 7 30.9 6.7-13.1 50.7 4.1-6.9 59.5 3.7-6.1 60.6 21.1
December 8 7 28.0 5.5-15.7 35.2 2.9-8.2 34.8 2.0-3.0 64.7 15.9
January 6 5 26.7 5.2-13.8 38.2 3.8-8.0 46.9 1.2-2.2 55.6 15.5
February 7 6 23.9 2.9-10.1 28.6 1.2-5.0 23.8 1.0-2.6 36.4 7.9
March 5 5 26.8 4.8-10.7 44.4 2.4-5.7 42.1 0.9-2.7 33.3 12.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 33 30 27.3 1.2 4.8 5.9 2.4 0.1 1.1 1.2 0.9 1.2 0.5
Conference 13 11 25.2 0.8 3.7 4.5 2.1 0.1 1.0 1.2 0.8 1.2 0.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 12 27.0 1.5 4.6 6.1 2.5 0.1 1.0 1.1 0.9 1.4 0.5
Away 16 15 27.1 0.8 4.5 5.3 2.5 0.1 1.3 1.1 1.2 1.0 0.6
Neutral 3 3 30.0 1.7 6.7 8.3 1.7 0.0 1.0 2.0 0.5 0.7 0.0
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Wins 22 19 26.2 1.1 5.1 6.3 2.3 0.1 1.2 0.9 1.4 1.1 0.5
Losses 11 11 29.5 1.2 4.0 5.2 2.6 0.1 1.0 1.8 0.6 1.3 0.5
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November 7 7 30.9 1.7 5.3 7.0 3.3 - 1.3 1.0 1.3 1.7 0.4
December 8 7 28.0 1.4 5.3 6.6 2.4 0.3 1.4 1.3 1.1 0.8 0.6
January 6 5 26.7 1.2 4.5 5.7 2.2 0.2 1.3 1.0 1.3 1.0 0.7
February 7 6 23.9 0.6 3.0 3.6 2.0 0.0 0.7 1.4 0.5 1.3 0.7
March 5 5 26.8 0.8 6.0 6.8 2.2 0.0 0.8 1.2 0.7 1.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 33 30 901 38 157 195 80 3 37 39 0.9 38 17
Conference 13 11 327 11 48 59 27 1 13 16 0.8 15 9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 12 378 21 65 86 35 1 14 16 0.9 20 7
Away 16 15 433 12 72 84 40 2 20 17 1.2 16 10
Neutral 3 3 90 5 20 25 5 0 3 6 0.5 2 0
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Wins 22 19 576 25 113 138 51 2 26 19 1.4 24 11
Losses 11 11 325 13 44 57 29 1 11 20 0.6 14 6
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November 7 7 216 12 37 49 23 - 9 7 1.3 12 3
December 8 7 224 11 42 53 19 2 11 10 1.1 6 5
January 6 5 160 7 27 34 13 1 8 6 1.3 6 4
February 7 6 167 4 21 25 14 0 5 10 0.5 9 5
March 5 5 134 4 30 34 11 0 4 6 0.7 5 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 33 30 27.3 1.7 7.0 8.7 3.6 0.1 1.6 1.7 0.9 1.7 0.8
Conference 13 11 25.2 1.3 5.9 7.2 3.3 0.1 1.6 2.0 0.8 1.8 1.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 12 27.0 2.2 6.9 9.1 3.7 0.1 1.5 1.7 0.9 2.1 0.7
Away 16 15 27.1 1.1 6.7 7.8 3.7 0.2 1.8 1.6 1.2 1.5 0.9
Neutral 3 3 30.0 2.2 8.9 11.1 2.2 0.0 1.3 2.7 0.5 0.9 0.0
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Wins 22 19 26.2 1.7 7.8 9.6 3.5 0.1 1.8 1.3 1.4 1.7 0.8
Losses 11 11 29.5 1.6 5.4 7.0 3.6 0.1 1.4 2.5 0.6 1.7 0.7
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November 7 7 30.9 2.2 6.9 9.1 4.3 0.0 1.7 1.3 1.3 2.2 0.6
December 8 7 28.0 2.0 7.5 9.5 3.4 0.4 2.0 1.8 1.1 1.1 0.9
January 6 5 26.7 1.8 6.8 8.5 3.3 0.3 2.0 1.5 1.3 1.5 1.0
February 7 6 23.9 1.0 5.0 6.0 3.4 0.0 1.2 2.4 0.5 2.2 1.2
March 5 5 26.8 1.2 9.0 10.1 3.3 0.0 1.2 1.8 0.7 1.5 0.0